Tag Archive "marijuana"

Cannabis Retail Oakville Meeting March 2 2020

Cannabis Retail in Oakville: Council Reviews Report

Allowing Cannabis Retail in Oakville will be reviewed again on March 2nd by Town Council at a Special Town Council Meeting in Town Hall. On January 14, 2019, Town Councillors voted not to allow brick ...


Marijuana and Impaired Driving Statistics

In essence, legalizing marijuana has resulted in radically important changes for many Canadians. The recreational and psychoactive drug has had a bad reputation for a while before it was legalized on October 14th 2018.

retail cannabis stores

Retail Cannabis Stores in Oakville?

While recreational cannabis has been legal since October 17th, the province only allows on-line sales. On April 1, 2019, the province allows the legal operation of retail cannabis stores.

Bill C-45 MP John Oliver, Town Hall, August 2017, Cannabis

Bill C-45 – Legalization and Regulation of Cannabis

Oakville was host to a town hall meeting on Bill C-45 – the legalization and regulation of cannabis with the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health at the Operating Engineers Conference Centre on Wednesday, August ...

Marijuana Legalization

Marijuana Legalization and Regulation: Council’s View

After a presentation on July 10, 2017 by the Town of Oakville legal staff regarding Marijuana Legalization and Regulation, the following resolution was passed unanimously by Town Council.

February 24th Proposed Bill C-51, Canadian Flag

New Liberal Policies effect on Policing in Oakville: Halton Police Chief’s Perspective

The following response by Halton Police Chief Tanner, was provided to OakvilleNews.Org when he was asked to comment on a Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) press release, regarding potential changes to policing by ...

Kathlleen Wynne & Nolan Machan

In Conversation with Premier Kathleen Wynne

On October 13th, Premier Wynne arrived at the Liberal candidate Pam Damoff’s office in her official government issued black Suburban, including driver and security detail. Pam Damoff is running in the new Federal riding of ...

Terence Young

Marijuana and Brothel Comments by Oakville’s Terence Young hits National News Outlets

Terence Young, Oakville’s incumbent Conservative MP has made it to the big times regarding comments he made  at the Oakville Chamber of Commerce’s All Candidates Debate on Tuesday, October 6th.

Halton Police Drone: High-Tech Surveillance

Increasingly key components on foreign battlefields, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are slowly starting to trickle back home. And with its Canadian-made Aeryon Scout, Halton Regional Police are on the forefront of domestic drone use.

Oakville’s Favourite Party Drug: MDMA

It’s a common scene at parties across the area. As the music blares and the alcohol begins to buzz, someone pulls from their pocket a small baggie filled with quartz-like crystals. They can be small ...